Kansas, Indianapolis, New York: Bobbs-Merrill Co. - Howard W. Sames & Co., 1964. First edition, signed by the author. Hardcover. COLLECTIBLE, clean, tight 8vo, 179pp. Book shows slight shelf wear and tips very lightly bumped, spine ends are lightly bumped. Dust jacket is somewhat worn and faded with rubbed front edge and a small v-shaped open tear to top tip on the back. Back of jacket is mildly soiled with black smudges (see photo). Very Good + / good +. Item #17653
A skillful blend of fiction and historical accuracy, the author has created a lively and exciting story of the hardshipsand rewards of the early California Gold Rush days and San Francisco. Teen and young adult readers will like this book a lot. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR.